Last summer, I actually wore a light sweater on many of the mornings right after I moved and would sit out in the garden to drink my coffee. My thought then was, “Summer? Easy peasy!” This morning, I needed to shovel mulch out of Sherod’s truck bed to spread in one of the flower beds. I got started at about 6:20 and it didn’t take 10 minutes before the sweat was running into my eyes, stinging like all get out. At half past eight, when I finished my garden chores, my hair and clothes were soaked and it wasn’t because I’d gotten in the way of a sprinkler. It is caliente, caliente, ¡¡¡caliente!!! And summer has just begun….